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Northwest Family Life 2015 Fundraiser

Mon, Oct 26, 2015

Doors open at 6:00PM.
Event begins at 6:30PM.
$20.00 ($4.00 Handling Fee Included) Minimum Donation All purchases are nonrefundable/nonexchangeable.

The Pacific Jazz Institute at Dimitiriou's Jazz Alley in partnership with Northwest Family Life and Penny's Place presents a fundraiser to end domestic violence. Doors open at 6PM, event begins at 6:30PM.

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We know the importance of selfcare and nourishing the soul. We can think of nothing better than enjoying delicious food and great local music with YOU, while we recognize Domestic Violence Awareness Month! NWFL has the privilege of partnering with Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley to recognize Domestic Violence Awareness Month with a benefit show featuring local musicians, Naomi Wachira and Zach Fleury.

Come enjoy music, food, and drinks while helping us END domestic violence! Doors open at 6:00 pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

“Art is born from tension. And this tension is something that Seattle folk singer and songwriter Naomi Wachira feels every day as an African living in America. It’s the tension of any artist torn between two worlds, and the only way to overcome this is to create something that overcomes the divide. That’s why Naomi’s songs are so hopeful; they point toward a better future for all of us…”

"Zach Fleury is a NW artist, producer & session player. His work includes collaborations with Noah Gundersen, Hot Bodies in Motion, Allen Stone, Macklemore, and some film scoring for Lionsgate Film. In the last 2 years he’s put out two solo albums backed by Seattle String Mafia Be Still, Neverland, Egypt (2012) and The Tarzan Suite (2013). He’s currently planning a Spring/Summer tour and working on his 3rd, called Tapes & Reels.”


upcoming shows

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Fred Wesley and The New JB's

Thu, Aug 18 - Sun, Aug 21

Legendary bandleader, trombonist and author Fred Wesley is one of the forefathers of funk who still is setting the standard with his jazz-funk band, The New JBs. As music director for James Brown and the JBs, arranger for P-Funk and one third of the amazing JB Horns, he's secured his place in funk history forever.

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John Pizzarelli Trio

Tue, Aug 23 - Wed, Aug 24

World-renowned guitarist and singer hailed by the Boston Globe for "reinvigorating the Great American Songbook and re-popularizing jazz." The Toronto Star pegged him as "the general genius of the guitar." And the Seattle Times saluted him as "a rare entertainer of the old school."

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Keiko Matsui

Thu, Aug 25 - Sun, Aug 28

Contemporary jazz pianist and composer touring in support of her latest release ECHO

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